Development and Membership

  • Jim Lund is Vice President for Development and Membershsip. Photo by Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    James Lund

    Vice President for Development and Membership

    Jim leads organization-wide efforts to expand Bread membership and its member services and leads organizational fundraising.

  • Staff

    Kari Burnside

    Deputy Director for Development and Membership

    Contact Kari at 202/639-9400

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    Stephen Hitchcock

    Senior Manager of Special Projects

    Contact Stephen at 202/639-9400

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    Sandy Lindahl

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin

    Contact Sandy at 202/246-8773

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    Kesi Marcano-Collier

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas:Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas

    Contact Kesi at 202/491-7819

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    Rose Mason

    Development and Membership Services Associate

    Contact Rose at 202/639-9400

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    Vince Mezzera

    Leadership and Major Giving Manager

    Contact Vince at 202/639-9400

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    Joanne Nazarian

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

    Contact Joanne at 626/806-4641

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    Joanne Ruddy

    Associate Manager, Membership Resources

    Contact Joanne at 202/639-9400

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    Laurie Rumpf

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont

    Contact Laurie at 202/489-4714

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    Fran Troxler

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia

    Contact Fran at 410/300-3412

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    Catherine Wallwork

    Project Manager for Digital Fundraising

    Contact Catherine at 202-639-9400

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  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.


  • Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017

    Unnecessarily long prison sentences, combined with the lack of rehabilitative programs for people in prison, exacerbate hunger, poverty, and existing inequalities.

    Overly harsh mandatory minimum prison sentences have contributed to the rapid increase of our country’s prison population. The...

  • Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.